RACHEL HENRIQUES
RACHEL JOAN HENRIQUES

Painter, b. Kingston, Jamaica W.I.

Rachel began her interest in art at an early age growing up in the culturally vibrant environment of Kingston. She started her formal art training in Toronto, Canada at the Ontario College of Art. During this period as an art student her works were published as the covers of two novels by an independent Canadian printing press.

Rachel obtained her Bachelor of Fine Arts degree with a major in painting at the Maryland Institute, College of Art in Baltimore, Maryland graduating Cum Laude in 1991. She moved to South Florida in 1995 and worked as a commercial artist, creating public murals in New York City and Miami Beach Florida for several high-net-worth clients. Her works are represented in private collections internationally.

She maintains a studio in downtown Miami, Florida.
SELECTED EXHIBITIONS

201463rd All Florida Annual Juried Competition and Exhibition.
Boca Raton Museum of Art, Boca Raton,Florida, USA.
2014Hoi Polloi: Kaplan Gallery, Visarts, Rockville, MD, USA
2013Lexicon: A Compendium Of Six Distinct Aesthetic Voices, Young At Art Museum, Davie, FL, USA
2011Tri-County\Hart\ Exhibition, The Mayfair Hotel, Miami, FL, USA
2011Tri-County\Hart\ Exhibition, The Bienes Center for the Arts at St.Thomas Aquinas, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
2011Tri-County\Hart\ Exhibition, 110NE TEN,Delray Beach, FL, USA
2011Art Fallout 2011, Girls Club, Museum of Art, Fort Lauderdale, Fat Village, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
2011Young at Art Museum: The Art of Brew An Interactive Art Event, The Projects Space at Fat Village, Fort Lauderdale, FL, USA
2010National Gallery of Jamaica, Jamaica National Biennial 2010, Kingston, Jamaica W.I.
2010'Pushing Paint' Solo Show, Giovanni Rossi Fine Art, DCOTA, Dania Beach, FL, USA
2010'Recent Works' Urbanite Bistro, Miami, FL, USA
2009'Undefined' ARTSERVE, Broward County Florida Cultural Division, FL, USA
1995'Contemporary Art Show' St.Thomas University, Miami, FL, USA
1993'Imagine It-Self Portraits By Women' DIVA Arts Center, Art Science Warehouse, Washington, DC, USA
AWARDS AND GRANTS

1992Reba Stewart Memorial Scholarship
1992Maryland Institute Scholarship
1991Maryland Institute Scholarship
COLLECTIONS

Wall Street Access, New York, NY, USA
Constructa Development Corporation, Miami, FL, USA

Represented in private collections internationally.